Shankari Srinivasan, Vice President, Energy, IHS Markit, leads the global gas and EMEA power research and consulting group. She has specific expertise in global gas market fundamentals analysis, price forecasting, company strategy, and scenario planning. Prior to joining IHS Markit, Ms. Srinivasan was head of Energy Fundamentals at Centrica in the United Kingdom. Ms. Srinivasan has covered the European gas market for many years and authored a number of reports as researcher and then leader of the European gas practice at CERA, which was later acquired by IHS. She has also assessed the European and Russian gas markets with the International Energy Agency. Ms. Srinivasan previously worked at a New York brokerage firm as a corporate equity analyst. She holds a BA from Brown University, a MSc from New York University, and a MSc from University of Pennsylvania. She also holds an Executive MBA from Cranfield University, United Kingdom.